The third-richest market of the Americas, with annual growth rates above 20% and volumes highly concentrated in São Paulo, Rio, Brasilia.

A middle class which has finally found access to aspirational consumption, credit and a steady income to support it, a record number of new and consolidated millionaires – and a strengthening currency. Brazilian consumers are hungry for quality, sensitive to brand image, and they like spending time in the omnipresent Shopping Malls where the luxury brands are.

Most leading brands, high-end retailers, luxury clothing and accessory marketers, as well as Body Care and Wellness specialists – all major operators have long recognized the potential of the Country. Most of them developed direct organizations and own Retailing structures, or Joint-Ventures with qualified Brazilian Retailers.